Michael retired as a Partner in 2019, and is now a consultant in our commercial team. His experience covers estate planning, trusts, commercial and company law, estate administration, property and sports law.
Why our clients choose Michael: Michael provides deep institutional knowledge and has significant experience in private client work. While our clients value Michael for his understanding of the areas in which he practises, they find further value and appreciate the knowledge and understanding he has of the various client dynamics and structures, be they commercial or personal relationships. He has come to be a trusted adviser to his clients (including multiple generations of various families) over many years.
Michael's journey: Michael joined Young Hunter in 2008, when he merged his practice with that of Young Hunter. He graduated from the University of Otago in 1975 and has been a partner in legal firms in both Dunedin and Christchurch.
Michael's values: Developing strong, personal, and life-long connections with his clients.
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